Tissue - Imtiaz Dharker

Tissue, Imtiaz Dharker

 Verse 1:

·        Opening about tissue paper shows how when looking through, things could be altered.

·        “Shine through” and “thinned” – Repetition

·        “Could” – modal verbs show uncertainty.

Verse 2:

·        “Koran” – refers to sacred Islamic text.

Verse 3:

·        “Sepia” refers to reddish-brown ink colour, showing it is handwritten.

·        “Smoothed and stroked” – verbs show that this paper has the power to evoke love.

Verse 4:

·        Change in mood here.

·        “Might” –


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